Russian "otherness": From Chaadaev to the Present Day

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An analysis of the ideas of Russia n "otherness" compared with the West, from Chaadaev to the concept of "socialism in one country"
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationUnderstanding Russianness
EditorsRisto Alapuro, Arto Mustajoki, Pekka Pesonen
Number of pages14
Place of PublicationLondon
Publication date2011
ISBN (Print)978-0-415-60415-4
Publication statusPublished - 2011
MoE publication typeA3 Book chapter

Fields of Science

  • 611 Philosophy
  • Chaadaev, Slavophilism, Modernity
  • 520 Other social sciences
  • Slavophiles, Modernity, Max Weber

Cite this

Oittinen, V. K. (2011). Russian "otherness": From Chaadaev to the Present Day. In R. Alapuro, A. Mustajoki, & P. Pesonen (Eds.), Understanding Russianness (pp. 70-83). London: Routledge.